Gaianus
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Entry Version:

This is the English version of this article translated by Patrick Hogan. The original Italian version was written by Antonella Ippolito and first published on 16/12/2005.

Here is the Italian version of this entry.

Grammarian:

Biography:

The only information on this scholar comes from the Suda1: Gaianus was a native of Arabia and a student of Apsines of Gadara2; he was active in the time of Maximinus3 and Gordian III4 and worked as a grammarian and rhetorician in Berytus. His works included a Περὶ συ…

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Ippolito, Antonella, “Gaianus”, in: Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity. Consulted online on 22 March 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9278_lgga_urn:cite:cidocCRM.E21:lgga.Gaianus>



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